Industrial Designer sought by BMX Racing Group, Inc. in Torrance, CA to develop and design electronic and mechanical components of BMX bicycle parts; draft scale drawings and blueprints for production; create design proposals, including design layouts, comps, mock-up visuals, three-dimensional prototypes, engineering production drawings and blueprints; utilize CAD design and bicycle production technologies, including Solidworks, CATIA V5, AutoCAD and Adobe Indesign; select materials and manufacturing processes to ensure cost efficiency and quality output; plan and facilitate the production of three-dimensional functional prototype to ensure that engineering specifications are adhered to in the manufacturing process; collaborate with management and professional riders throughout design process to establish objectives, styles, design-function relationship, serviceability, materials, engineering methods, manufacturing processes, budgets, costs and scheduling; adjust and refine all designs using working prototypes in order to ensure continued customer satisfaction and safety, enhance product feasibility, and address any production constraints; incorporate design details to accommodate advertising on final manufactured products and packaging; attend trade show events and industry-related events to study competing products and design styles and aid in the development of new design concepts; this position requires international travel to Europe, Taiwan and Thailand (20% of the time) to attend factory meetings and ensure quality production control.
Requires Bachelor’s or foreign equivalent degree in Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering or related field and two (2) years of experience designing layouts, comps, mock-up visuals, three-dimensional prototypes, engineering production drawings and blueprints for BMX bicycle parts; and utilizing Solidworks, CATIA V5, AutoCAD and Adobe Indesign. Alternatively, the employer will accept an Associate Degree or foreign equivalent in Industrial Design, Mechanical Engineering or related field and five (5) years of experience as described above. This position requires international travel to Europe, Taiwan and Thailand (20% of the time).
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